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Kids Weight

It's OK to Talk to Your Daughter (and Son) About Weight

Lauren Slayton | Posted 01.23.2014 | Healthy Living
Lauren Slayton

None of this is easy. We can dumb it down all we want but kids are smart. They live in the same world we do. As parents or teachers or mentors, let's guide them with honesty and information rather than glossing it all over.

Catherine Pearson

Most Moms Wrong About Babies' Body Size

HuffingtonPost.com | Catherine Pearson | Posted 05.07.2012 | Parents

When it comes to truly seeing their toddlers, many moms fall short. That's according to new research that finds 70 percent of moms inaccurately gauge ...

How to Talk to Your Kids About Their Weight

Dr. Susan Albers | Posted 12.03.2011 | Parents
Dr. Susan Albers

Focus on health not weight. The message should not be about being "thin." Instead, it is about being healthy. Healthy means being strong, eating nutritious food and getting exercise.